Circuit Court Fees

Circuit Court Fees Effective July 1, 2016

Circuit Court Fees Effective July 1, 2016

Domestic Relations

Clerk’s Fees

Litigation Taxes

    Total

Divorce Involving Minor Children

$202.00

$97.50

$299.50

Divorce Not Involving Minor Children

$127.00

$97.50

$224.50

Motions/Petitions To Modify In Existing Case

$77.00

$77.00

Category One Cases
Contracts, Injunctions, Employment Discrimination Suits

$227.00

$97.50

$324.50

Torts, Personal Injury, Property Damage Cases, Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Property Disputes

$227.00

$97.50

$324.50

Civil Rights Suits, Tax Disputes, Special Remedies

$227.00

$97.50

$324.50

Other Actions Not Otherwise Designated In This Section

$227.00

$97.50

$324.50

Category Two Cases
Appeals To Circuit Or Chancery Court From Juvenile, General Sessions, Probate, Municipal Courts Or Administration Hearing

$249.50

$249.50

Transfers Of Cases From Other Counties

$152.00

$152.00

Requests For Writs Of Mandamus, Quo Warranto Proceedings

$152.00

$97.50

$249.50

Condemnation/Inverse Condemnations(State Pays No Litigation Taxes)

$152.00

$97.50

$249.50

Worker’s Compensation Actions

$152.00

$97.50

$249.50

Writs Of Certiorari

$152.00

$97.50

$249.50

Category Three Cases
Adoption, Legitimation, Paternity, Termination Of Parental Rights

$102.00

$97.50

$199.50

Name Changes, Minor’s Settlements, Restoration Of Citizenship

$102.00

$97.50

$199.50

Enforcement Of Foreign Judgments

$102.00

$97.50

$199.50

Orders Of Protection (Fees Not Required In Advance)

$102.00

$97.50

$199.50

Civil Expungements

$102.00

$199.50

Category Four Cases
Child Support Enforcement And Modification

$77.00

$77.00

Modification of Parenting Plan

$77.00

$77.00

Interstate Support Cases

$77.00

$77.00

Cross Filings  And Counter Complaints In Courts Of Record

$102.00

$102.00

Miscellaneous Additional Fees

Civil Contempt

$77.00

Post Judgment Fees (Garnishment, Execution, Interrogatories, Publication, Motions, Orders & Pleas)

$25.00

For Each Requested Continuance

$7.00

Copies

.50/copy

Certification And Seal

    $5.00

Appeal

$300.00

Sending Documents By Certified/Registered Mail

Actual Cost

Service Of Process Fees

Sheriff’s Department

$42.00

Sheriff’s Fee For Levy Of An Execution On Property, Attachment On Property Or Writ Of Possession

$42.00

Service By Commissioner Of Commerce & Insurance

$15.00

Service by Secretary Of State

$20.00